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The Library's Early Literacy Program

The Library's Early Literacy Program

For Preschoolers

A Love Books Activity for Preschoolers

Outdoor Stories

Love Books Have fun reading books you and your child enjoy.


Outdoor Stories

Teach your kids to love books everywhere! On the next sunny day, take a blanket and a basket of books to the park or your yard. Enjoying books in different environments makes reading feel natural to children and encourages their love for books.


Where Is Thumbkin?

Where is Thumbkin? (Hide thumbs inside fist)
Where is Thumbkin?
Here I am! (Pop thumbs out of fist and bend them as if talking)
Here I am!
How are you today sir?
Very well, I thank you
Run away,
Run away! (hide thumbs behind back)


Click the book jackets to find these books and more at the Library.

Find these books at

  • Outside, You Notice
  • Outside, You Notice by Erin Alladin
  • Sunny Days
  • Sunny Days by Deborah Kerbel
  • Look What I Found in the Woods
  • Look What I Found in the Woods by Moira Butterfield


Monday, September 26

  • 6:30 p.m., Storytime, Library Center

Tuesday, September 27

  • 9:30 a.m., Storytime, Library Center
  • 10 a.m., Storytime, Library Station

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